21F.027 Visualizing Japan in the Modern World


Class Info

Studies how visual images shape the identity of peoples, cultures, and events in Japan. Uses prototype digital projects as case studies to introduce the conceptual and practical issues involved in "visualizing cultures." Projects look at American and Japanese graphics depicting contacts between Japan and the West in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Taught in English. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

21F.027 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by S. Miyagawa.

Lecture occurs 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 14E-310.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-H.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the MIT Visualizing Cultures site or on the 21F.027 Stellar site.

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